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Research Article

Temperature Cooling and Warming Rates in Three Different Built Environments within Nairobi City, Kenya

Table 2

Highest warming (°C/hr) rates before sunset for three sites in Nairobi city.

SitePeriodSite typeWarming rates (°C)Hours before sunset

Agakhan WalkFeb-MarUrban Canyon2.15
Uhuru ParkUrban Park2.78
Kenyatta UniversitySuburban2.69

Agakhan WalkApr-MayUrban Canyon1.66
Uhuru ParkUrban Park1.78
Kenyatta UniversitySuburban1.87

Agakhan WalkJul-AugUrban Canyon1.75
Uhuru ParkUrban Park1.86
Kenyatta UniversitySuburban1.98

Agakhan WalkOct-NovUrban Canyon1.76
Uhuru ParkUrban Park1.77
Kenyatta UniversitySuburban1.88

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